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Top 10 Zoo Photography Tips

Are you happy with the photographs you took last time you went to your favorite zoo? Photographing animals at the zoo affords the photographer many …

Landscape Photography

Camera Modes: Setting Aperture and Shutter Speed

You might think that acquiring a $1,000 DSLR makes you a photographer. In truth, the first step down the “photographer road” is switching from auto …

Ansel Adams

My Most Common Portrait Mistake

We all make mistakes. Even the best photographers I know make a mistake now and then. And usually, we all have one we can’t get seem to stop making. …

How to Photograph Reflections for Awesome Results

They can be beautiful, surreal, abstract or a combination of all three, reflections are a powerful way convey emotion or provoke thought in your …

Landscape Photography

famous artists and designers photographed with their cats the collection of photographic portraits captures artists such as ai weiwei, andy warhol, pablo picasso and maya lin with their most prized possessions - their cats. read more: http://www.designboom.com/art/famous-artists-and-designers-photographed-with-their-cats/

10 Tips to Improve Your Food Photography Styling

This is a guest post by Jules Clancy of Stonesoup. While portrait photographers need to be skilled in the art of getting their subjects to relax in …

Photography

Is This Portrait the Most Representative Photograph of the Human Race?

If you had to select one photograph to best represent the entire human race, which photograph would you choose? That’s a question encyclopedia …

Roadsworth: Streets of Montreal Transformed into Giant Playgrounds

Road art or street graffiti is usually created to question or communicate to everyday people existing issues and socially relevant themes In 2001, …

Streetwear

10 Essential Accessories For the iPhoneographer

Being a gadget freak and accessory hound, I tend to collect a lot of small items for my iPhone. But we know that you love them too! There are so many …

Gear & Gadgets

How to Photograph Light Trails

If you’ve ever wanted to create light trails but didn’t know where to start, this article is for you.What You Need for Light Trail PhotographyYou’re …

Landscape Photography

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Scary, Suggestive Portraits Of The Portuguese Man O’ War

Photographer Aaron Ansarov makes natural Rorschachs by looking closely at one of the ocean’s stranger lifeforms.<p>I can’t imagine getting tangled in the stingers of a Portuguese Man O’ War. I’ve seen the photos, pink human flesh covered with whip-like lashings, and I know the culprit: Their tentacles …

Berg’s “Inception”-Like Map of NYC Gets A Reprint

There’s no shortage of interesting cartography to be found on the web, but rarely do you come across a map that gives you a whole new way of seeing the world. <i>Here and There</i>, which we first saw back in 2009, was one of those maps–a pair of radical projections that unfurled Manhattan before you like …

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Darkly Surreal Paintings by Lisa Adams

Artist Lisa Adams creates surreal paintings that express her worldview with richly detailed, foreboding imagery and allegorical symbolism. The …

Daniella Zalcman's New York and London Juxtaposition Photos

<i>All images are copyright of Daniella Zalcman. Used with permission</i><p>New York and London are extremely photogenic cities that are not only the center of …

Long Exposure Shots of Neon Waterfalls

There are two things that are creating these images of incredible illumination. The first is the inspiration of a neon light. Neon technology is …

Landscape Photography

Fun with the Fisheye in Paris

Looking at a new camera or lens?<p>I am always adding to the Reviews section of the website, which I heartily recommend if you are looking for a new …

Morphed Animals Created Weird New Species in Funny Mashup Series

What if different species could mate? Redditor gyyp imagines just what that would look like and shares his Photoshopped creations for the world to look on in disbelief and wonder. The photo manipulator's <i>Weird Animals</i> collection pairs ducks with elephants, pugs with gorillas, guinea pigs with …

Mashups

Signs of Spring

While the official first day of spring was three weeks ago, many in the northern hemisphere are only just starting to experience warmer weather. People, plants, and animals are beginning to emerge from their winter modes to step outside, bloom, and otherwise welcome the sunshine. These photos show …

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Portrait Tips and Techniques by Wayne Radford

Facial Recognition<p>In this ebook, you will find information on how to fine-tune and simplify the essential skills necessary for quality portraiture. …

eBooks

Aperture and Shutter Priority Modes on Digital Cameras

Aperture and shutter speed settings can seem confusing for a new photographer. Luckily your semi-automatic settings, Aperture Priority and Shutter …

Cameras

Photographer Travels the World Taking Pictures of Abandoned Airplane Wrecks

For his project “Happy End,” German photographer Dietmar Eckell has travelled all over the world to find and photograph abandoned airplane wreckages …

Clever Finger Portraits by Juliana Coutinho

Brazilian photographer Juliana Coutinho has produced a lot of beautiful photos, but her series ‘Little Fingers‘ is especially clever. In it, she’s …

Soccer

Typography having a romp with the Kama Sutra Alphabet

French artist Olivier Grossetête used three enormous helium balloons to float a rope bridge over a lake in Tatton Park, a historic estate in north-west England. Though visitors weren’t allowed to use the bridge, it would theoretically be strong enough to hold the weight of a person, according to Grossetête.”My artistic work tries to make alive the poetry and dreams within our everyday life,” added Grossetête. (o

Nat Geo Photographer Talks About What it Takes to Lead ‘a Photographer’s Life’

Here’s a short inspirational video by photographer Joel Sartore in which he talks about shooting for National Geographic and living “a photographer’s …